What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

30
JUL
BIG CHILL TAKEOVER WITH SUNSHIP
Big Chill House

Mobo Award winning Sunship won Best Artist for his self‐titled album Sunship on filter records in 1997. He then went onto releasing his second solo album Is This Real which displayed his usual adventurous styles claiming Sunships rightful place in the British…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07885 970769
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30
JUL
Carwash
Loop Bar & Nightclub

Over 27 Years Of History. Thousands Of Parties Worldwide. Over A Million Happy ClubbersAce of Clubs ‐ Time OutLondons legendary disco club MixmagMakes the movie Boogie Nights seem like a dress rehearsal The SunCarwash has been storming the globe since…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07501 175433
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30
JUL
Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Stand‐up comedy show featuring Patrick Monahan Ola Pete Jonas and Paul Pirie as MC. Bar Rumba W1D 7EP. Doors 7pm show 8pm‐10pm Nightclub 10pm‐3am. Happy Hour from 7pm‐8pm.Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Friday and Saturday night. Tonights…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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30
JUL
Destination presents Foor
Oceana, Watford

All roads lead to Oceana for the biggest Saturday night in HertfordshireUK Garage supergroup Foor join us for an out of this world Saturday.  The group have been regularly featured on the likes of BBC Radio 1 1Xtra and Kiss FM over…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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30
JUL
Full Houses Theatre Presents MACBETH
Rudolf Steiner House

Shakespeares story of ambition betrayal and corruption is brought vividly to life in one of Londons premier Off West‐End venues The Steiner Theatre in a brand new production by critically acclaimed theatre company Full Houses Theatre. Set in the crumbling husk…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03336 663366
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30
JUL
Hip Hop, Trap, Grime & RNB @ Mode
Mode Collective

DJs On The Night: Chuckie Online Wstrns official DJ CWD Motive Joni Jai HSH JetsssHosts: Skits Piff GangDresscode: Smart casual trainers are coolNO HOODS or HATSVERY LIMITED 2‐4‐1 LADIES TICKETS AVAILABLE Once theyre gone theyre goneMore Info Tickets & Tables Call :07534891968https:shoobs.comevents13174a1‐nightsfamilia‐a1nighthotmail.comVenue:…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02083 543864
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30
JUL
HipHop'N'Bowl w/ A.Dot (1Xtra)
Bloomsbury Lanes

Rock The Belles PresentHip HopNBowlSaturday 30th July Last Saturday of every month Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes WC1Hosted by A.Dot 1XtraDjs Emily Rawson Ellie Prohan Fearney FeelGood SmallsTables free to book 10 Hiphopnbowlrockthebelles.comTickets £6‐7 www.rockthebelles.comWe like bowling and we LOVE Hiphop. So we merge…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02071 831979
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30
JUL
John Coghlan's Quo
The Half Moon

John Coghlan ‐ a founder member of the 128 million selling Status Quo ‐ rocks out on the 30th of July 2016 at one of Londons most venerable venues and the incubator of so many star performers and performances ‐ The Half…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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30
JUL
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy
The Comedy Loft

Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: Keith Farnan Stephen Bailey Eddie Brimson Sam Avery.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53783‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53783‐2…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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30
JUL
Little George Sueref Duo - The Den at 100 Wardour
The Den at 100 Wardour St

Born in the UK of Greek parents Little George moved to London to seek out a career path in music. He was deeply inspired by the classic down‐home roots blues of Jimmy Reed Snooky Pryor J.B. Hutto and Muddy Waters as well…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144090
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30
JUL
My Country
Buildings 3 & 4,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur My Country exhibition illustrates how photographers across the world view their own country. For many it was an opportunity to present their country in a positive light;…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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30
JUL
Polo Presents - Oxide & Neutrino
Proud Camden, The Horse Hospital

Oxide & Neutrino:More TBA.This week we welcome Oxide & Neutrino.Category: Nightlife Nightclub.Artists Speakers: Oxide & Neutrino.Booking: https:go.evvnt.com61065‐0…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 823867
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30
JUL
Rah Rah Revue
Rah Rah Room, 215 - 217 Piccadilly

Every Saturday at the Rah Rah Room in Piccadilly presents Revue in association with Looking Glass Productions. Featuring the glitziest talent from the international cabaret circus and burlesque scene... Rah Rah Room presents REVUE a wildly entertaining variety show every Friday and…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02035 881111
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30
JUL
Repulsant snozzcumbers
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: imagine tasting the filthsome snozzcumbers that the BFG has to eat in Giant Country. Create your own swigpill food using recycled materials and think the giants you dont have to eat it yourself £2 PER…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
JUL
Samba and Savings - Sizzling Summer Carnival @ LDO
Wembley Park

Temperatures will be soaring this summer at London Designer Outlet LDO in Wembley Park as their FREE carnival of celebration kicks off bringing plenty of sizzling entertainment and the rhythm of Rio. Over nine fun‐filled days from 30 July until 7 August…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02089 125210
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30
JUL
Saturday’s at 100 Wardour St – Kiss FM’s The
100 Wardour St

The boys are back on the 100 Wardour St stage on Sat 30th July for a residency with the duo who have established a reputation for bringing the club to the radio weekly on Kiss FM. Theyve rocked major events and…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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30
JUL
The South London Soul Train Goes North
O2 Forum Kentish Town

Sat Jul 30: Get ready North London were finally coming for yehs as The South London Soul Train Goes North. Taking to the stage at o2 Forum Kentish Town for the very first time. Prepare yourselves Sat July 30 ‐ Get ready…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 325275
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30
JUL
Whirl-y-Gig 35th Birthday Party
Camden Centre

Music and People of all Ages and Places.DJ Monkey Pilots Global Disco where deep drum n bass meets tribal trance and everything in between on one ecstatic dance floor The intense atmosphere the diverse clientele that constant intimacy and openness this…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02088 646760
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30
JUL
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
The Harte & Garter Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for Over 30s 40s & 50s. Singles and couples welcome. The fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and join us…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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30
JUL
Aladdin
Prince Edward Theatre

Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Beautiful The Carole King Musical
Aldwych Theatre

Beautiful The Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beautiful The Carole King Musical tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Boys Will Be Boys
Bush Hall

Boys Will Be Boys at Bush Hall in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Breakfast At Tiffanys
Haymarket Theatre Royal

Breakfast At Tiffanys at Haymarket Theatre Royal in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Exposure
St. James Theatre

Exposure at St. James Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Exposure tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Funny Girl
Savoy Theatre

Funny Girl at Savoy Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Guys and Dolls
Phoenix Theatre London

Guys and Dolls at Phoenix Theatre London in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Guys and Dolls live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Hobsons Choice
Vaudeville Theatre

Hobsons Choice at Vaudeville Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Impossible
Noel Coward Theatre

Impossible at Noel Coward Theatre in London on Saturday 30 July 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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